Kenya rises to second in medal standings after Day 3

Kenya rises to second in medal standings after Day 3

After three days of the IAAF World Under 18 class competition, hosts Kenya are now second placed in the medal standings with two golds and two silver medals.

Cuba leads the pack with three golds and one silver.

Gold medalists for Kenya are George Meitamei MANANGOI (1500 Metres) and Caren CHEBET (2000 Metres Steeplechase). Mary MORAA(400 Metres), Emmaculate CHEPKIRUI (3000 Metres) and Mercy CHEPKURUI (2000 Metres Steeplechase)

Despite the president announcing free entry, the stadium was still not packed on Friday but this could change as more Kenyan fans who couldnt make it due to work commitments will be free over the weekend.

MEDAL STANDINGS (DAY 3)

Rank Country GOLD SILVER BRONZE Total
1 Cuba CUBA 3 1 0 4
2 Kenya KENYA 2 3 0 5
3 Germany GERMANY 2 1 3 6
4 Jamaica JAMAICA 2 0 2 4
5 Ukraine UKRAINE 2 0 0 2
6 South Africa SOUTH AFRICA 1 2 1 4
7 Ethiopia ETHIOPIA 1 1 3 5
7 Pr Of China PR OF CHINA 1 1 3 5
9 France FRANCE 1 0 1 2
10 Czech Republic CZECH REPUBLIC 1 0 0 1
10 Turkey TURKEY 1 0 0 1
12 Poland POLAND 0 2 0 2
13 Chinese Taipei CHINESE TAIPEI 0 1 0 1
13 Latvia LATVIA 0 1 0 1
13 India INDIA 0 1 0 1
13 Ecuador ECUADOR 0 1 0 1
13 Belarus BELARUS 0 1 0 1
13 Guyana GUYANA 0 1 0 1
19 Romania ROMANIA 0 0 1 1
19 Brazil BRAZIL 0 0 1 1
19 Colombia COLOMBIA 0 0 1 1
19 Turks And Caicos Islands TURKS AND CAICOS ISLANDS 0 0 1 1

 

 

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